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Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Physics Degree Average Salary

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Updated: 19 Jul 2014
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Employees with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Physics Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
Job Title
National Salary Data (?
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$0$180K$360K
Research Scientist
27 salaries
$60,166 - $113,642  
  
Physicist
22 salaries
$62,056 - $146,024  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
19 salaries
$32,400 - $59,000  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
13 salaries
$41,217 - $169,677  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
10 salaries
$60,402 - $357,586  
Software Engineer
9 salaries
$80,000 - $124,800  
Associate Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
6 salaries
$64,854 - $74,008  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jul 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 238
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Physics Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
6 salaries
$116,653 - $160,950
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC)
5 salaries
$70,737 - $146,000
Harvard University
5 salaries
$96,104 - $137,455
Popular Cities

Salary Range

Chicago, Illinois
12 salaries
$45,958 - $132,660
Houston, Texas
12 salaries
$64,564 - $159,109
Boston, Massachusetts
8 salaries
$49,682 - $100,841
Los Angeles, California
8 salaries
$68,163 - $118,669
San Diego, California
8 salaries
$73,250 - $103,765
Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni
Salary:$54,938 - $88,099 $72,317 - $129,525

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